The number of people who died during the colder winter months in England has reached a five-year high, new figures show.
Organisers of the multi-award-winning Enchanted Forest have revealed details of this year's dazzling winter display.
The so-called Beast from the East has blasted a near £1 million hole in Angus Council’s fragile budget after battering the area in the worst winter for a decade and a half.
Fife microbiologists have been recognised with a prestigious award after cutting the wait to diagnose flu from 24 hours to 30 minutes.
Scrapping all pre-planned procedures for two months of the year may be one radical solution to the NHS’s winter pressure problems, the Society of Acute Medicine has said.
A centuries-old poem which has been decoded by a Perthshire scholar has revealed how 17th century Londoners coped during snow days - they had snowball fights and went to the pub.
Scots have woken up to the sight of Spring snowfall - with travel and weather warnings across the country extended.
Police Scotland has warned drivers across the country to be prepared for adverse conditions on the roads as winter weather returns.
Winter weather warnings covering almost all of Tayside and Fife will be in effect until Wednesday afternoon.
Forecasters have told locals to prepare for 'heavy snow' across Tayside and Fife after issuing a fresh winter warning.